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and subject line Bug#870925: Removed package(s) from unstable
has caused the Debian Bug report #231062,
regarding jwhois: ASN query may not be optimally targeted at
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Package: jwhois
Version: 3.2.2-1
Severity: wishlist

>From Joe St. Sauver regarding use of

> The RADB is a project from the Merit folks at the University of 
> Michigan. It is designed to encourage folks to do sane things, BGP
> wise, but has experienced material project drift as well as erosion of
> operational staffing since that time. Its data should NOT be
> considered to be authoritative or even suggestive in many cases.

I've found results are inconsistent, missing, and generally worse than
those supplied by the traditional whois shell client (supplied by the
whois package).

jwhois should reconsider its source of, and/or provide
for fallbacks.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
Architecture: i386
Kernel: Linux superego 2.4.23-1-686 #1 Sun Nov 30 20:51:10 EST 2003 i686
Locale: LANG=en_US, LC_CTYPE=en_US

Versions of packages jwhois depends on:
ii  adduser                     3.51         Add and remove users and groups
ii  dpkg                        1.10.18      Package maintenance system for Deb
ii  libc6                       2.3.2.ds1-10 GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  libgdbm3                    1.8.3-2      GNU dbm database routines (runtime

-- no debconf information

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Version: 4.0-2.1+rm

Dear submitter,

as the package jwhois has just been removed from the Debian archive
unstable we hereby close the associated bug reports.  We are sorry
that we couldn't deal with your issue properly.

For details on the removal, please see

The version of this package that was in Debian prior to this removal
can still be found using

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